Store Manager

Bath, UK
15 Jun 2019
26 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Store / Retail Manager - Have you got a passion for retail, period homes and high quality Artisan British Design? Do you have drive and vision for an amazing opportunity to build and lead a great team to retail success? Spider is currently advertising on behalf of an award-winning family business, designing and handcrafting luxury lighting and products for the home. They are currently looking for a Store / Retail Manager to join their new store opening in Bath.

As the Store / Retail Manager you will be responsible for the following:
  • Motivate and coach a sales team of at least 2-3 people to achieve/exceed in customer service and sales
  • Put in place and manage a successful staffing plan to cover a busy 7 day a week retail space
  • Create and execute plans to drive sales
  • Deliver an outstanding guest experience underlining our high-quality brand standards
  • Maintain excellent visual merchandising standards with high-converting displays; optimize retail sales space for maximum revenue
  • Liaise with the Suffolk workshop to implement and manage a complete delivery system to Bath store (including returns, free of charge replacements and customers' orders to store)
  • Be ultimately accountable for the Bath store budgets and sales targets. You will then report on spend, sales and talent data regularly to stake holders, and suggest continuous improvements to these results through analyses and experienced decision making

Skills and Attributes include:
  • 2+ years in leading a large and diverse retail sales team with a minimum of 3+ employees and 1+ assistant managers
  • Assess and develop talent, in order to build future leadership pipeline
  • Manage time effectively through prioritization
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Strong verbal and written English language skills
  • Knowledgeable in customer service software, MS Excel reporting, Word and Outlook
  • Secondary education and degree level required

This is a full-time position, working 40 hours per week, offering a competitive salary of £30,000 to £35,000 depending on experience. As the store will be opening 7 days a week you must be able to commit some weekend work within your role. Company benefits include; freedom to make the role your own, guidance and support from your line manager, tailored performance and development plan, field and central support teams, generous company discount and company pension scheme.

If you have the relevant experience and have the skills required, we would like to hear from you. Please apply by forwarding an up to date CV as soon as possible.

This vacancy is being advertised by Spider, the region's Fixed Fee Web Recruiters. We provide an online recruitment advertising and employee selection service in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex and Cambridgeshire.

Additional keywords: Retail Manager, Store Manager, Assistant Manager, General Manager, Retail Sales Manager

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